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Old 01-23-2012, 10:19 AM   #75271
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Old 01-23-2012, 10:20 AM   #75272
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Yes the green old benz was awesome.

hey Mike... when you get a minute.. I kinda want a vinyl like this for my bathroom

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Old 01-23-2012, 10:27 AM   #75273
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Wires are on. Alot better. Starts. Still rough idle, but it will idle.

How do I test the idle air valve?
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Old 01-23-2012, 10:36 AM   #75274
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Wires are on. Alot better. Starts. Still rough idle, but it will idle.

How do I test the idle air valve?
I believe theirs a how too if you search the svt forum
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Old 01-23-2012, 10:47 AM   #75275
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I believe theirs a how too if you search the svt forum
i see the removal and how to fix. but not how to test prior to taking it off?

well its running now. still idles rough.
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Old 01-23-2012, 12:06 PM   #75276
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ZOMG that green one is so win!!! want it meow!

also do you have pics of what your front/rear shocks look like? my guess is that we could find a koni that would drop into your stock housings like they do for my m3 housings.

also all the reviews I see of bilstein HD's/Sports is that they are baller for ultimate handling but are pretty harsh.
i can take pics sometime... but it's back-burnered for now anyways...

ya i heard the HD's aren't so friendly, but right now i'm bottoming out and that doesn't help either.
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Old 01-23-2012, 12:56 PM   #75277
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looks like most of the guys are just cutting coils...

one guy autox's on his cut coils and many others say they like the ride...

thing is a brand new set of springs and Bilsteins is in the $550-600 range...

anything else will end up more $$$ i think.

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to be honest this looks like a nice solution if i can save up the $$$ for a set.

http://www.slmarket.com/springs.htm

custom rated springs where i can tell them how much of a drop i want and get a nice firm spring that along with some bilstein's would probably work well (either use comforts and wear them out a LITTLE faster, or use HDs, or konis if i can find some that will fit)
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Old 01-23-2012, 01:42 PM   #75278
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My vote is ballin on a budget. Do stock with hd shocks, cut a coil if it rides too high.
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ive got one spark plug wire bad, so going to get new ones from Ford. gotta call fswerks to see if i need a different gap as well cause of the tune. this all happened after having the tune on for about 3 days
You don't need to change the spark plug gap. Your issue is most likely completely unrelated to you getting the tune.

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Yes the green old benz was awesome.

hey Mike... when you get a minute.. I kinda want a vinyl like this for my bathroom

Rob has the vinyl cutter now you'll have to pm him.
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Also, does anyone know anything about iMacs? I've got a g5 that for some reason has started to put itself into sleep mode when it runs for too long. I think the fan doesn't work, but honestly I don't know anything about computers. Anyone think that sounds like a fan issue, or maybe something common?
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